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  • noun Plural form of elevon.

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Examples

  • And recall the elevons are at the back part of the wing, the trailing edge of the wing, and the impact, if you were trying to relate tile damage to the elevon, the impact was on the front edge of the wing.

    CNN Transcript Feb 1, 2003

  • They will test the hydraulic power units and elevons and test fire all the steering jets during their last planned full day in space.

    Endeavour Crew Preps for Sunday Landing as Showers Threaten Delay | Universe Today

  • Commander Mark Kelly got into the controls there and started moving thins around, just testing the aero surfaces, the elevons, the rudders, just to make sure they all are going to work fine because they're due for landing.

    CNN Transcript Jun 13, 2008

  • The computers ordered a test of the flight control system andDiscovery shuddered as her SSME nozzles and elevons were moved through their limits.

    Riding Rockets

  • The computers ordered a test of the flight control system andDiscovery shuddered as her SSME nozzles and elevons were moved through their limits.

    Riding Rockets

  • The computers ordered a test of the flight control system andDiscovery shuddered as her SSME nozzles and elevons were moved through their limits.

    Riding Rockets

  • The computers ordered a test of the flight control system andDiscovery shuddered as her SSME nozzles and elevons were moved through their limits.

    Riding Rockets

  • He said, All four of them are located in the aft part of the left wing, right in front of the elevons ... elevon actuators.

    Columbia's Last Flight

  • He said, All four of them are located in the aft part of the left wing, right in front of the elevons ... elevon actuators.

    Columbia's Last Flight

  • He said, All four of them are located in the aft part of the left wing, right in front of the elevons ... elevon actuators.

    Columbia's Last Flight

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